CudaText is a cross-platform text editor that provides an array of plugins to support features such as code snippets, color picker, and macros. The app even comes with a simple module to help in the development of new plugins as well.
Key Features include:
- Code folding.
- Code tree structure.
- Find/Replace with regex.
- Plugins in Python language. Plugins can do lot of things.
- Configs in JSON. Lexer specific configs.
- Tabbed UI.
- Split each tab.
- Split view for 2/3/4/6 files.
- Simple auto-completion (fixed list) for some Lexers.
- Command palette (ST3 style).
- Minimap (ST3 style).
- Show unprinted whitespace.
- Support for many encodings.
- Customizable hotkeys.
CudaText has some great features for developers, such as syntax highlighting and HTML/ CSS support, with autocompletion, HTML color codes underline, picture viewing, code folding, and code tree structure etc.
In conclusion, CudaText is a solid Notepad replacement app that has some powerful functions tucked away. It is lightweight and easy to learn and use.
Add: Code Tree has additional filter field.
Add: option "ui_tree_filter_layout".
Add: more Unicode "white space" characters are shown in hex form.
Add: find/replace with regular expressions: "\w" supports all Unicode word letters.
Add: command line parameter -nh (no history).
Add: command line parameter -z (open in viewer).
Add: command "code tree: go to block for current node".
Add: command "code tree: go to block for current node, and select".
Add: on file opening, syntax colored text appears faster.
Add: on deleting lexer, its files .acp and .cuda-lexmap are also deleted.
Add: Project Manager option "Use 'preview tab' on item clicking".
Add: Addon Manager now deletes most of its temporary files (please delete old folders cudatext_NNNNN in temp dir).
Add: option "centering_width" now has effect only with "One group" mode.
Change: option "ui_statusbar_tabsize" changed its default, now it supports app translation.
Change: action "Set tab color" saves its settings not to user.json (please cleanup your user.json from *palette* keys).
Change: command line parameters: long keys variants are removed, only short ones left.
Change: option "newdoc_eol" now affects Windows only (it's "Unix EOL" on Unix).
Change: deleted option "ui_statusbar_wrap".
Change: deleted option "ui_tree_show_lines".
Change: deleted option "ui_tree_cache".
Fix: minor UI fixes.
Fix: Unix: support Python 3.7.
Fix: Windows: support UNC filenames with "single instance".
Fix: lexer JSON (string rule).
Fix: group-mode commands *vert/*horz were swapped, if Config Menu plugin was used; you need to correct menu config for plugin.